The First International Conference “Traditional and Islamic Banking Developments”, Realty, problems, and future prospects was organized under the sponsorship of the Islamic International Arab Bank at the Faculty of Finance and Business Administration, Al albayt University. The event took place under the patronage of HE Dr. Wajih Oweis the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research, deputizing for HE the Prime Minister Fayez al-Tarawneh, with the participation of more than one hundred Jordanian and international expert and economical academies representing twenty one countries.
The conference aims to provide the participants with strong opportunity to tell their experiments and exchange their experiences and ideas to come up with proper recommendations to be adopted as policies to develop the Islamic banking work in a sufficient manner to reshape the future of banking industry.
The Bank’s General Manager Mr. Iyad AL-Asali stressed that the Bank’s participation is part of its persistent ongoing endeavors to enhance its existence in different activities, support the scientific outstanding role of Al albayt University, and serve the development and creative visions of the Jordanian and Arab Islamic banking sector to keep abreast with the banking latest developments to serve our beloved country and Islamic nation.
At the end of the ceremony, the sponsor presented an honoring shield to the Bank’s representative Chief Business Officer Mr. Amjad Hijazi. The conference organizers expressed their gratitude and appreciation to the Bank’s constant support and sponsorship of these blessed conferences that cater for the development of the Islamic banking work.